Group Engineering Leader – Automotive

Job Ref:

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Location:

Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Coventry, Warwick, Leicester, Stafford, Solihull, Stoke-on-Trent, Derby, Telford, Cannock, Stratford-upon-Avon, Rugby, Dudley, Sutton Coldfield, Tamworth

Location Category:

Yorkshire  South  North  Midlands  Home Counties  Central UK 

Salary:

£50-70k Basic + Car + Pension + Life Assurance + Benefits

Salary Category:

£60,001 - £80,000

The Consultant:
Kayleigh Bradley

As one of Glen Callum’s Senior Consultants, I specialise in technical engineering recruitment across industrial, automotive and heavy engineering sectors. Within these sectors, I provide an excellent service to sales, service, engineering and operations candidates.

Group Engineering Leader – Automotive

A Group Engineering Leader / Group Programme Lead opportunity is available with a Global component manufacturer serving car and commercial vehicle sectors. The Automotive Programme Leader will create and implement long-term strategies with OEMs.

This opportunity would suit a candidate with a strong engineering background in the UK automotive industry. Commercial acumen is a must as is previous experience of working with OEMs / Vehicle Manufacturers.

Home Based – Ideal location Midlands – Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Coventry, Warwick, Leicester, Stafford, Solihull, Stoke-on-Trent, Derby, Telford, Cannock, Stratford-upon-Avon, Rugby, Dudley, Sutton Coldfield, Tamworth

£50-70k Basic + Car + Pension + Life Assurance + Benefits

The role

  • Lead a team of automotive engineers for the UK market, with direct management of 2.
  • Develop annual budget and monthly forecasts and ensure these are achieved.
  • Implement and execute new technologies within customers.
  • Work closely with colleagues including Account Managers, Production, Supply Chain and Quality to ensure a first-class service is provided.
  • Represent the business at customer events and host OEM customers at own events.
  • Analyse, evaluate and respond to any customer complaints.
  • Initiate action plans to prevent complaints.

The candidate

  • A degree or equivalent qualification in Mechanical Engineering, Automotive Engineering or Industrial Engineering.
  • In-depth knowledge and experience of the automotive industry.
  • Commercially astute with a strong technical knowledge.
  • Proven background of dealing with OEMs / Vehicle Manufacturers.
  • Experience of managing a team.

This is an excellent career opportunity for an experienced Programme Leader to join a world leading manufacturer who are forward thinking and offer excellent career and personal development prospects for the right candidate.

Apply in confidence

To apply for the position of Group Engineering Leader / Automotive Programme Lead please forward your CV to Kayleigh Bradley, Senior Recruitment Consultant at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Kayleigh directly for a further chat on the job.

JOB REF 3364KB Group Engineering Leader / Automotive Programme Lead

Glen Callum Associates are a leading automotive consultancy, working with our clients to attract top engineering, commercial and operations talent.

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